Sleegers, John J. Passed away peacefully at Victoria Hospital on May 13, 2018 in his 76th year. Dear husband of Dorothy (Lenders) for 52 years. Loving father of David & Sandra, Richard & Lee-Ann and Robert & Christine. Proud grandfather of Matthew, Karen, Monica, Jamie and Rachel. Predeceased by his son Gary (2017) and his parents Henry (2001) and Gerda (2004). Brother of Peter (2014) & Sue, Tony (2012) & Mary, Bill & Irma, Annette, Harry & Anna Marie, Joke (1947), Joe & Inez (1993), Gerry, Al, Louis & Joanne, Jackie & Mike.
Brother-in-law of Frank & Iris, Jake & Joe, Peter & Wendy, Anne & Ric, Gerald & Brenda, Mary & Peter. Proud owner of Sleegers Electric for over 50 years. Visitors will be received at the John T. Donohue Funeral Home, 362 Waterloo Street on Thursday, May 17 from 2-4 and 7-9pm. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Mary Immaculate Parish, 1980 Trafalgar Street on Friday morning, May 18 at 10am. Interment at
St. Peter's Cemetery. Those who wish to make a monetary donation are asked to consider Canadian Blood Services (http://give.blood.ca/goto/JohnSleegers). We will be having a blood donor drive in honour of John on Wednesday, June 27th. Please contact the family if you would like to join us for an evening of memories.
Donohue Funeral Home has been serving all faiths and cultures for over 80 years. We offer services personalized to the family’s needs. Be it a traditional funeral or alternative service, we will fulfill the wishes of the family.